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  • UF’s Iron Man, Part Two

    The American Chemical Society has just announced their 2016 Fellows, and UF Drago Chair of Chemistry George Christou is on the esteemed list. The ACS has named 57 chemists who have made significant contributions in their field in the July ...

  • Setting the Gold Standard

    UF chemistry professor is first to use light to make gold crystal nanoparticles

    A team of University of Florida researchers has figured out how gold can be used in crystals grown by light to create nanoparticles, a discovery that has major ...

  • Smart Drugs

    UF Chemistry Professor Receives Award for Futuristic Polymer

    Many people have experienced unpleasant side effects from medications – or just don’t like needles. One step to improving drug delivery for patients is to build “smart” proteins that can be released into ...

  • Under the Skin

    UF English Professor Receives Guggenheim Fellowship

    “She had to save face.” “He got under my skin.” These expressions may seem common now, but before the 19th century, people had a very different view of how humans lived in their bodies. UF ...

  • The Iron Man of UF

    UF Professor of Chemistry Honored for Life’s Work

    If you thought electronics couldn’t get any smaller or more powerful, you might be surprised to learn that physics research at UF is contributing to yet more advancements in nanotechnology. UF chemistry professor ...

  • NEH Awards Professor Trysh Travis

    The National Endowment for the Humanities announced its annual research fellowships on Dec. 14, 2015, and Professor Trysh Travis of the Center for Women’s Studies and Gender Research was on the list. She has received an NEH ...

  • Power Trio of Professors

    NSF DMREF awards 1.2 million to three UF Physics and Chemistry professors

    Congratulations to Hai-Ping Cheng (Physics), George Christou (Chemistry) and Xiao-Guang Zhang (Physics), who have received a $1.2 million award from the NSF DMREF program. Inspired by the materials genome ...

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